Categories Archives: Lifestyle

OPTIMISM OF A NEW SEASON pt.2.

“I believe any success in life is made by going into an area with a blind, furious optimism.” Sylvester Stallone “Urgent optimism is the desire to act immediately to tackle an obstacle, combined with the belief that we have a reasonable ...

Substance vs. Style – Your Call.

I saw something the other day that literally made me stop and think. “Jesus, Revolutionary!” It certainly wasn’t the first time that I thought about this, as I believe I’ve written about it before. What made this instance different was in ...

Queen Sugar.

The fact is that Ava DuVernay is coming for your wigs. I believe Ava intends to snatch every wig from every head she comes into cerebral contact with because that is what happened when I watched her latest co-creation, ‘Queen Sugar.’ ‘Queen Sugar’ ...

Fountain of Youth vs. Age Accelerator.

It goes without saying; everyone is looking for things that can help slow the aging process and discover the elusive “Fountain of Youth”. With the many options currently available, most would say that the best-kept secrets lay in the availbili ...

OPTIMISM OF A NEW SEASON pt.1.

“Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ‘you can do it’ when things are tough.” Richard M. DeVos “The essence of optimism is that it takes no account of the present, b ...

Spiritually Speaking… 911 According to Who?.

Patience and prayer have been occupying a lot of my thought time lately. And I am reminded of something Pastor Frederick Douglass Haynes III of Friendship West Baptist Church (Dallas, Texas where I got saved) once said. “There is no such thing as an ...

Southside with You.

‘Southside with You’ is a delightful film directed by Richard Tanne that stars Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers. The film chronicles the first date of future President of the United States Barack Obama and future First Lady Michelle Obama, then Michel ...